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Interviews at The Home Depot

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at The Home Depot.
Interview experience
Based on 846 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 847 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 829 interviews
About a week

Interview process at The Home Depot

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a week
35%
About a day or two
31%
About two weeks
23%
About a month
7%
More than one month
4%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
78%
Phone call/screening
44%
Background check
25%
Problem solving exercises
24%
Group interview
17%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
2%
Drug test
1%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at The Home Depot

  • Its an interrogation in which employer seek to know the abilities of an applying candidates
    Shared on 18 March 2019
  • Felt more like an interrogation
    Shared on 15 March 2019 - Overnight Freight Associate - Thunder Bay, ON
  • It was a bit challenging but I turned my weakness to my strenght
    Shared on 10 April 2018 - Commis comptable - New York State

Interview questions at The Home Depot

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • My work experience. Desired salary. Was I willing to work weekends.
    Shared on 25 October 2018 - Sales Associate - Saint-Constant, QC
  • They asked me about my previous jobs and experience. They also wanted to know about my personality and how do I handle pressure etc
    Shared on 22 July 2018 - Cashier - Toronto, ON
  • Focus on the company and the customers
    your answers will help people know more about the company
    Shared on 17 March 2018 - Cashier - Vancouver, BC
Interview tips at The Home Depot
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)52%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)25%
  • They didn’t have a dress code12%
  • Formal (business suit)7%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at The Home Depot
  • Just be you
    Shared on 30 September 2019 - Seasonal Sales Associate - Brampton, ON
  • Don't be afraid to work night shifts, you get paid extra and the work environment is super chill with no customers
    Shared on 7 September 2019 - Freight Handler - Sherwood Park, AB
  • Be nice make eye contact
    Shared on 8 July 2019 - Seasonal Sales Associate - Brampton, ON
The first interview at The Home Depot
How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed24%
  • Walk-In19%
  • Other14%
  • Other online job site12%
  • Recruiter contacted me11%
How candidates received their first interview at The Home Depot
  • My first interview at Home Depot was at a job fair and from there that call me in for a next interview
    Shared on 13 July 2019 - Sales Associate - Edmonton, AB
  • Apres avoir rempli un formulaire
    Shared on 6 July 2019 - Service à la clientèle - Sherbrooke, QC
  • Job fair walk in interview, most are taken by internal references
    Shared on 24 May 2019 - Sales Associate - Thunder Bay, ON
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